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phantom

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English

Etymology

From Old French fantasme from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] phantasma from Ancient Greek φάντασμα (phantasma).

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
phantom

Plural
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  1. Something apparently seen, heard, or sensed, but having no physical reality; a ghost or apparition; something elusive or delusive.
  2. An image that appears only in the mind; an illusion.

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Adjective

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Positive
phantom

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Superlative
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  1. illusive
  2. fictitious or nonexistent

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